Dandy Ace for Xbox One, Switch launches September 28 – Gematsu
Dandy Ace will launch for Xbox One and Switch on September 28, publisher Neowiz and developer Mad Mimic announced. The PlayStation 4 version is still in production and will be released at a later date.
The console versions launch will launch with nearly a dozen new cards, and new trinkets to unlock and equip, which will be added to the previously released PC (Steam) version on the same date.
“We were thrilled by the reception of Dandy Ace when it launched on PC last year,” said Neowiz product manager Don Hudson in a press release. “But we always knew that Ace and Lele would feel even better on consoles. Mad Mimic has made something truly unique and mesmerizing in Dandy Ace and we hope players the world over find something to love.”
Mad Mimic COO Luis Sampaio added, “We’re so very proud of Dandy Ace. The game was envisioned from the start for consoles as well as PC, so we’re thrilled to finally be letting fans on Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch take their crack at the Cursed Mirror!”
Here is an overview of the game, via Neowiz:
Dandy Ace is an over-the-top fast-paced roguelike experience that follows a fabulous magician seeking to combine and use his magical cards while fighting and looting his way to defeat the Green-Eyed Illusionist, Lele, who has imprisoned him in a cursed mirror. While battling your way through Lele’s ever changing palace, combine different cards with more than a thousand possibilities, each with their own playstyles and powers. Every run provides new challenges and combinations for players to explore as they progress closer to Lele.
Play as Dandy Ace, the amazing hero, and survive the challenges of the extravagant, lavish and ever-changing palace created to defeat him filled with bizarre creatures and outrageous bosses. Find all the magical cards, gather shards and gold, and get help from his assistants and unconventional allies.
- Roguelite Experience – Try, die and try again until you beat the Green-Eyed Illusionist with the replayability and adrenaline of a rogue-like with permanent upgrades that makes you stronger as you progress further with each run.
- 2D Isometric Fast-Paced Action – with lots of challenging but fair combat engagements. Battle your way through bizarre creatures and outrageous bosses while building up your own arsenal of magic.
- Create Your Own Builds – Combine cards with more than a thousand possibilities, each with its own gameplay style and powers.
- Challenges of the Ever-Changing Palace – Explore the extravagant and lavish aesthetics of the game through the nonlinear progression of the palace, fighting off unique enemies and bosses, on your quest to defeat Lele and escape the cursed mirror.
- Twitch Mode for Livestream Shenanigans – Call upon your stream viewers to provide aid, or hinder your progress in this Twitch-enabled game mode that lets Twitch audiences call the shots inside the Cursed Mirror.
Watch a new trailer below.